The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 442 363 319
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -44
Contract jobs citing WinForms 145 216 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.44% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 1.56% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 156 180
Average daily rate
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£400 £340 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -28.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 12
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £30.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £35.50 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -10.25%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14400 13832 13524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.88% 28.02% 29.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9882 9000 8757
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 200 261
Average hourly rate £39.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 70 £575 +14.14% 36
West Midlands +14 21 £300 -11.11% 11
South East -35 20 £400 +63.26% 16
South West -1 12 £275 +13.40% 16
Yorkshire -53 9 £315 -2.32% 20
East of England -10 5 £375 +25.00% 11
East Midlands -16 5 £375 +19.04% 7
North West -47 2 £350 +7.69% 27
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WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms.

1 293 (86.43%) C#
2 280 (82.60%) .NET
3 173 (51.03%) SQL Server
4 152 (44.84%) WPF
5 150 (44.25%) SQL
6 128 (37.76%) WCF
7 104 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
8 99 (29.20%) ASP.NET
9 93 (27.43%) Finance
10 88 (25.96%) TDD
11 85 (25.07%) Windows
12 84 (24.78%) .NET Framework
13 80 (23.60%) OO
14 79 (23.30%) VB.NET
15 75 (22.12%) Microsoft
16 69 (20.35%) MVC
17 58 (17.11%) Unit Testing
18 56 (16.52%) Multithreading
19 54 (15.93%) T-SQL
20 52 (15.34%) Front Office
21 51 (15.04%) Visual Studio
22 50 (14.75%) VB
23 48 (14.16%) JavaScript
24 46 (13.57%) Team Foundation Server
25 45 (13.27%) HTML
25 45 (13.27%) Web Services
26 44 (12.98%) Software Engineering
27 43 (12.68%) XML
28 42 (12.39%) Oracle
29 39 (11.50%) Banking

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (6.78%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (4.72%) IIS
3 7 (2.06%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.47%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.47%) Confluence
5 4 (1.18%) CMS
6 2 (0.59%) MTS
7 1 (0.29%) SAS
7 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.29%) Node.js
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.88%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.29%) Siemens NX
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.29%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.29%) Office 365
2 1 (0.29%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.18%) TCP/IP
1 4 (1.18%) Internet
2 3 (0.88%) DNS
2 3 (0.88%) SSL
3 2 (0.59%) Intranet
3 2 (0.59%) SMTP
3 2 (0.59%) AMQP
4 1 (0.29%) SNMP
4 1 (0.29%) LDAP
4 1 (0.29%) GPRS
4 1 (0.29%) UMTS
4 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (51.03%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (7.37%) Relational Database
4 23 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (5.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (3.54%) Oracle Database
8 11 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (2.65%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.18%) MS Access
10 4 (1.18%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.88%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.59%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.59%) Spotfire
12 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.59%) DB2
12 2 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.29%) Star Schema
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 51 (15.04%) Visual Studio
2 46 (13.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (7.96%) NUnit
4 15 (4.42%) JIRA
4 15 (4.42%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (3.54%) Subversion
6 10 (2.95%) TeamCity
7 9 (2.65%) NCover
8 7 (2.06%) MSI
8 7 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.77%) Git (software)
10 5 (1.47%) Rational Rose
10 5 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (1.47%) MSTest
11 4 (1.18%) FxCop
11 4 (1.18%) Moq
11 4 (1.18%) Hudson
11 4 (1.18%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.88%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 93 (27.43%) Finance
2 52 (15.34%) Front Office
3 39 (11.50%) Banking
4 21 (6.19%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.65%) Back Office
6 4 (1.18%) Electronics
6 4 (1.18%) Retail
6 4 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.59%) Advertising
7 2 (0.59%) Games
7 2 (0.59%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.59%) French Language
7 2 (0.59%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.59%) Automotive
7 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 298 (87.91%) Developer
2 159 (46.90%) C# Developer
3 122 (35.99%) .NET Developer
4 63 (18.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (8.26%) VB.NET Developer
6 27 (7.96%) Software Engineer
7 21 (6.19%) Senior Developer
7 21 (6.19%) WinForms Developer
8 17 (5.01%) Applications Developer
8 17 (5.01%) C# Software Engineer
9 16 (4.72%) Programmer
10 13 (3.83%) Software Developer
10 13 (3.83%) Senior C# Developer
11 11 (3.24%) Web Developer
11 11 (3.24%) WPF Developer
12 10 (2.95%) Agile C# Developer
12 10 (2.95%) Analyst
12 10 (2.95%) .NET Software Engineer
12 10 (2.95%) .NET Programmer
13 9 (2.65%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (82.60%) .NET
2 152 (44.84%) WPF
3 128 (37.76%) WCF
4 99 (29.20%) ASP.NET
5 84 (24.78%) .NET Framework
6 45 (13.27%) Web Services
6 45 (13.27%) HTML
7 43 (12.68%) XML
8 37 (10.91%) CSS
9 32 (9.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 31 (9.14%) Entity Framework
11 30 (8.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 28 (8.26%) LINQ
13 20 (5.90%) jQuery
14 14 (4.13%) WF
14 14 (4.13%) NHibernate
15 13 (3.83%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (3.54%) SOAP
17 9 (2.65%) AngularJS
17 9 (2.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.67%) Derivative
3 21 (6.19%) N-Tier
3 21 (6.19%) Equities
4 19 (5.60%) Client/Server
5 14 (4.13%) Fixed Income
5 14 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (3.83%) Equity Derivative
6 13 (3.83%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.36%) Hedge funds
8 7 (2.06%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.18%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.88%) SCADA
10 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.59%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.29%) User Experience
12 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 85 (25.07%) Windows
2 9 (2.65%) Linux
3 5 (1.47%) UNIX
4 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.59%) Android
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.29%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.29%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (25.96%) TDD
3 80 (23.60%) OO
4 69 (20.35%) MVC
5 58 (17.11%) Unit Testing
6 56 (16.52%) Multithreading
7 44 (12.98%) Software Engineering
8 38 (11.21%) Scrum
9 36 (10.62%) OOD
10 31 (9.14%) SDLC
11 20 (5.90%) MVVM
12 18 (5.31%) Low Latency
12 18 (5.31%) SOA
12 18 (5.31%) Electronic Trading
12 18 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (4.72%) UML
14 15 (4.42%) OOP
15 13 (3.83%) Refactoring
15 13 (3.83%) BDD
16 11 (3.24%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 293 (86.43%) C#
2 150 (44.25%) SQL
3 79 (23.30%) VB.NET
4 54 (15.93%) T-SQL
5 50 (14.75%) VB
6 48 (14.16%) JavaScript
7 29 (8.55%) VB6
8 17 (5.01%) C++
9 15 (4.42%) PL/SQL
10 14 (4.13%) VBScript
10 14 (4.13%) Java
11 11 (3.24%) VBA
12 5 (1.47%) XAML
12 5 (1.47%) ANSI SQL
13 4 (1.18%) C
14 2 (0.59%) REXX
14 2 (0.59%) Tcl
14 2 (0.59%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.59%) C++/CLI
14 2 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (9.44%) Degree
2 5 (1.47%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.88%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.59%) MCPD
5 1 (0.29%) HND
5 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.88%) Control-M
2 2 (0.59%) WMI
2 2 (0.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 75 (22.12%) Microsoft
2 42 (12.39%) Oracle
3 27 (7.96%) DevExpress
4 20 (5.90%) Sybase
5 15 (4.42%) TIBCO
6 8 (2.36%) Infragistics
7 6 (1.77%) IBM
7 6 (1.77%) Syncfusion
8 4 (1.18%) Google
8 4 (1.18%) Perforce
8 4 (1.18%) Informatica
9 3 (0.88%) SAP
9 3 (0.88%) Actimize
9 3 (0.88%) Twitter
10 2 (0.59%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.59%) Tradeweb
10 2 (0.59%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.59%) eSpeed
10 2 (0.59%) VMware
11 1 (0.29%) Telerik
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